The Blog of Shady Oaks Montessori
Follow the Child...
“The secret of good teaching is to regard the child’s intelligence as a fertile field in which seeds may be sown, to grow under the heat of flaming imagination.”
– Dr. Maria Montessori
Many parents who enroll their children in our school did not attend Montessori themselves and initially find it difficult to understand what exactly is going on in the classroom. It also took me a while to get my head around what made Montessori so special. But as I sat and observed the children during their